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Researchers from the University of California, Riverside, have offered new evidence suggesting dysfunction in the lysosome system, our body's cellular garbage disposal mechanism, could be the underlying cause of Alzheimer's disease. The hypothesis is not entirely novel but the research describes a newly discovered process to explain how lysosomal failure can lead to neurodegenerative disease.

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